Questionnaires now open!
The project has reached its next step in research: We have opened the questionnaires for religious leaders and people with responsibility in religious groups and organisations. We’re interested in how people in key positions, group leaders, pastors, etc. have experienced the time of the pandemic. The questionnaire can be found under this link: https://www.research.net/r/project-recov19 It…
Recov19 at AAR 2023 in San Antonio
On Monday, 20. November 2023, the German Research Team presented a paper about the state of the project at the American Academy of Religion Conference in San Antonio, Texas. The paper titled “Religion and State in Times of Crisis. Religious Organizations and their Claim for Significance in Secularized Societies during the Covid-19 Pandemic” by Dr.…
ReCov19 at EASR 2023
Paper Presentations and Discussions at the EASR-Conference in Vilnius This years Conference of the European Association for the Study of Religion, taking place from 4-8 September in Vilnius (Lithuania), is centered around the topic of “Religion and Technologies”. Our Research on Religions in times of the Pandemic, with one of the research areas being Digital…
Second Project Meeting in Bremen
From 30 August to 1 September 2023, the second Team Meeting for the three year International Research Project: ‘Religion in Societies Emerging from COVID-19’ was held in Bremen at the ZeMKI (Center for Media, Communication and Informationstudies). After one year of collaboration, it was time to look back, and with two years ahead, time to…
“Religions and Digital Media during COVID-19. Findings from Canada, Germany, Ireland, and Poland”
Research Presentation and Public Discussion at Project Workshop in Bremen At Wed, 30. August, 4 pm we’ll discuss our findings from year one at the ZeMKI in Bremen End of August, members of all four projects will meet in Bremen to discuss our findings and plan the future steps. In this context we’ll present and…
Research reports I published
After one year of research, the first four research reports have been published! In short reports the results from the first part of the first phase are described: The qualitative analysis of publications of religious organisations. The Report on the Canadian Case Study, looking at Roman Catholicism, Protestant Churches, Islam and Judaism in Canada, is…
Successful first International Team Meeting held in Belfast
| The first Team Meeting for the three year International Research Project: ‘Religion in Societies Emerging from COVID-19’ was held in Belfast 29-31 August 2022. In attendance were the four Principal Investigators of the project, Professor Gladys Ganiel (Queen’s University), Professor Solange Lefebvre (University of Montreal), Professor Kerstin Radde-Antweiler (University of Bremen), and Professor Slawomir Mandes (University…
Religion Media Centre Report on ReCov19
The Religion Media Centre (UK) introduced our project on their website. Find the article here.
Video of Project Launch at Queens University in Belfast
We had a wonderful Lunch and Launch in partnership with the Religion Media Centre UK. Find Dr. Gladys Ganiel’s Introduction of the Project in the Video below.
Project Homepage online
We are excited that our research project is getting started! The homepage is online, by the way, and will grow with the project. For now we will start the data collection in all four countries – Poland, Ireland/Northern Ireland, Canada, and Germany.